|Home Movies: Can 11215: Pacific Palisades area and San Francisco Scenes, ca. 1929-1930|
Home movies shot around Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, California, and the city of San Francisco, ca. 1929-30. Includes shots of Telegraph Hill, San Francisco harbor, streets and hills.
Keywords: Home movies; San Francisco; Los Angeles; Pacific Palisades; Shipwrecks; Leisure; Travel and tourism
Downloads: 1,849 (3 reviews)
|Home Movies: Can 11327: San Francisco Bay, Zoo, Lake and Fleet Week, ca. 1929-31|
Scenes shot on San Francisco Bay during Fleet Week (ca. 1929-31), on a lake and at a zoo.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay; Fleet Week; lakes; zoos; animals; home movies; leisure; recreation; military
Downloads: 398 (1 review)
|Home Movies: Can 11339: A Little Picnic|
Produced by Jack Simmons and Bob Jordan. Titles date film as Sunday, July 7, 1940. Includes scenes of a picnic, two men practicing contact gymnastics, resting and sport. After "The End" title, film includes footage of automobile racing on banked track in enclosed stadium, point-of-view scenes shot from a car driving westbound on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, eastbound scenes on the bridge, scenes on San Francisco Bay shot from a ferry, a parade on an unidentified occasion (possibly the c...
Keywords: San Francisco; San Francisco Bay; San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge; Golden Gate Bridge; home movies; leisure; recreation; Motion pictures (titles); driving; ferries; Automobiles (Racing)
Downloads: 948 (1 review)
|Programmer with Magic Memory: Another Newsmaker - Handy (Jam) Organization|
Presents a special device that automatically tunes in your favorite preselected TV shows. This is a silent film.
Keywords: Media: Television; Leisure; User interfaces
Downloads: 5,665 (2 reviews)
|Home Movies: Can 11328: Outdoor Dining, Fishing, San Francisco Bay, Fleet Week, ca. 1929-31|
Home movies showing an outdoor meal attended by upper-middle-class people, fishing on San Francisco Bay (the Marin islands and East and West Brother Islands visible), boating in the area of San Francisco Marina, and scenes of Fleet Week in San Francisco Bay, ca. 1929-31.
Keywords: San Francisco Bay; Fleet Week; home movies; leisure; recreation; military; dining; eating; meals; Marin County; San Francisco Yacht Harbor
Downloads: 398 (1 review)
|High Country Holiday - National Cotton Council of America|
Begins as a travelogue showing a family excursion through North Carolina's Great Smoky Mountains, then turns into a promotional film for clothing and other things made from cotton. Much discussion of tent varieties; "a sewn-in tent floor ends worries about things that crawl and creep." Subplot about daughter who is unhappy to go camping, but finally enjoys herself because she meets a boy.04:44:28:04 Disembodied hand grabs for map of the Glorious West and Yellowstone in shelf beside map for Nova ...
Keywords: Cotton; Textiles; Fabrics; Tents; Clothing; Fashions; Families; Vacations; Leisure; Recreation; Teenagers; Romance; Boys; Girls; Couples; Children; Parents; Travel; Trips; CAMPING; CAMPERS; FAMILY; LIFE; TENTS; SLEEPING; BAGS; TEENAGERS; FOOD; SMOKY MOUNTAINS; SMOKIES